2013 Beauty Drive Recognizes Those Who Bring Hope Through Beauty

By Anne Moratto | 05/06/2013 11:46:00 AM


click image to zoomEvelyn Volk has her makeup done by NYX makeup artist Melissa Murdick. Volk takes care of her mother, Maria Koenig, who is in the wheelchair at left and is also receiving a makeover.

The Beauty Bus Foundation celebrated another year of mobile beauty services at a festive fundraising Beauty Drive in Los Angeles on May 5, 2013. Held at the Annenberg Building at the California Science Center, The Beauty Drive is an annual event focused on supporting the mission of Beauty Bus Foundation, which is to deliver dignity, hope and respite to chronically or terminally ill men, women and children and their caregivers through beauty and grooming services and pampering products.  This year's event provided a unique day of beauty and grooming services compliments of sponsors NYX, Aloxxi, InStyler, Jafra, and Bosley Professional, brunch, men’s lounge, Kid’s Korner and silent auction.  In addition, Beauty Bus recognized NYX Cosmetics Founder Toni K with their Lifetime Achievment Award.

Learn more, get involved, volunteer at www.beautybus.org

Beauty Bus focuses on quality of life services, an important part of healing and coping for both the patient and caregiver. It is through the healing and pampering touch of Beauty Professionals and Beauty Buddies that we fulfill our mission and bring beauty to patients and caregivers.







Anne Moratto’s well-rounded beauty career includes years in beauty public relations, beauty marketing, beauty manufacturing, and now, with MODERN SALON, in beauty publishing. The through-line has been an intense interest in all things beauty and a sincere appreciation for the skilled artists and entrepreneurs who make the industry so vital, compelling and creative. Anne, a native of Wisconsin, lives with her family in Los Angeles, CA, and is MODERN SALON’s West Coast Beauty and Special Markets Editor. She can be reached at amoratto@vancepublishing.com


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